Shoeb Ahmad - photo by Anna Mayberry

On the Couch with Shoeb Ahmad

Who is Shoeb Ahmad? An artist working across music and time-based mixed-media works who also happens to be a proud trans-femme Muslim woman of Bangladeshi descent. What would you do differently to what you do now? I have...
AAR Charlotte Saliou - photo by by Laetitia Piccarreta

On the Couch with Charlotte Saliou

Who is Charlotte Saliou? I’m a director. I direct shows with circus, clowns, musicians and dancers. I’m a comedian too – I perform with my own company Jackie Star and Compagnie. I also act in different visual, phys...
Kurt Kansley AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Kurt Kansley

Who is Kurt Kansley? I am a London based Australian actor. I have worked internationally as an actor for about 21 years. I am currently play Che in Evita – this role has been a home coming for me after working in L...
Veronica Pardo AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Veronica Pardo

Who is Veronica Pardo? The older I get, the less I know. What would you do differently to what you do now? I used to think I had the best job in the world. Then I got another job, and IT was the best job in the world. I ...
Christina Bianco AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Christina Bianco

Who is Christina Bianco? I’m the most grateful singer, actor and impressionist who can’t believe she’s lucky enough to travel the world doing what she loves. She’s also an incredibly petite New Yorker who talks too fast,...
Richard Piper AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Richard Piper

Who is Richard Piper? An Anglo-Australian stage actor and musician with four children and a love of literature. What would you do differently to what you do now? I would dance more, have piano lessons and learn languages...
Luke Gabbedy AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Luke Gabbedy

Who is Luke Gabbedy?  I’m a baritone and I’ve been a Principal Artist with Opera Australia since 2006. I grew up in Perth and moved to Sydney in 2003. What would you do differently to what you do now? After finishing my ...
Neil Thomas AAR On the Couch

On the Couch with Neil Thomas

Who is Neil Thomas? Very good question. I probably ask myself that every second day. Definitely pass on any definitive answer. What would you do differently to what you do now? Love to live by the sea in a less urban env...